Shark Club to Host FIFA World Cup Kickoff Party

As soccer fans around the world get ready to celebrate the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, Winnipeg fans will also be getting in on the spirit of the games.

The local venue team of the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 is inviting fans down to the Shark Club (233 Hargrave Street) at 3 p.m. today for a kickoff party. Brazil will take on Croatia in the tournament’s opening match, with each guest receiving a poster for the 2015 women’s event, plus the chance to win a related prize pack during half-time.

FIFA promo teams will also be out during the tournament to award prizes and celebrate the game with fans.

Other party locations include:

The Metropolitan Entertainment Centre — 281 Donald Street
King’s Head Pub & Eatery — 120 King Street
Nicolino’s — 4-2077 Pembina Highway
Confusion Corner Bar & Grill — 500 Corydon Avenue
Earl’s on Main — 191 Main Street
The Caboto Centre — 1055 Wilkes Avenue
Bar Italia — 737 Corydon Avenue
X-Cues Lounge — 551 Sargent Avenue
Hermano’s Restaurant & Wine Bar — 179 Bannatyne Avenue